Press Releases

  • IIoT: New Industrial Security Solution for Secure Modbus Protocol Communication available from Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity

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    SCADA, CIS, ICS and similar Modbus protocol communication based industrial systems become much more vulnerable due to their increasing connection to the Internet. The protocol lacks built-in security measures, which makes it easy for cybercriminals to exploit industrial systems and networks and take full control of critical infrastructure. Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity now provides a critical IT security solution for secure Modbus protocol communication that protects the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) against cyberattacks and espionage.

  • Security for Industry 4.0 is a Key Topic at the Hannover Messe Trade Fair

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    The “Internet of Things” (IoT) or “Industry 4.0” allows companies in the manufacturing industry to make enormous innovative and productive leaps. However, this development also generates considerable new risks for companies: With machines and tools independently executing digital commands, new digital channels open up which offer new opportunities of industrial espionage for cyber criminals. If the Industry 4.0 is to become an economic success, cyberattacks as well as network errors have to be detected and prevented in time.

  • Connected cars: Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity now provides dedicated security solutions for IoT automotive telematics

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    Building a secure automotive telematics platform to achieve a profitable business model for automakers and ecosystem partners is a challenging task for mobile network operators. As the platforms lack detailed security specifications and a standardized framework, they become an attractive target for cybercriminals. Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity now offers solutions that enable operators to build a second line of defense to protect platforms and vehicles. The security solutions will be presented at this year’s Mobile World Congress.

  • Proactive security: Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity showcases at RSA 2017 solutions for secure Internet of Things

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    A shift of paradigm in IT security is becoming more and more crucial to enable scalability in future Internet of Things infrastructures. At RSA Conference 2017 in San Francisco, Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity showcases its embedded protocol and application classification solutions. These solutions promote a shift from a traditional, reactive blacklisting of known signatures to a highly pro-active whitelisting approach.

  • New realtime detection and extraction solution prevents JavaScript-based cyberattacks including sophisticated ransomware

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    Leipzig, Germany, Jan. 23, 2017 – To offer enterprises and organizations advanced network solutions for protection against script-based cyberattacks, leading IT security vendor Infotecs uses the new realtime JavaScript detection and extraction capabilities of Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity’s DPI engine in their next-generation firewall. 

  • New SCADA decoder protecting M2M communication from malicious code now available from Rohde & Schwarz and CELARE

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    Leipzig, Germany, November 14th, 2016 – Machine to machine (M2M) communication, which is increasingly important due to the Internet of Things (IoT), needs to be protected from hidden malicious code. The SCADA decoder available as part of R&S PACE 2 is now featured in CELARE’s innovative T-SENSE product and offered to industrial plant owners for the protection of their data network infrastructure.

  • Pica8 Extends SDN Leadership with the First OpenFlow 1.5 Implementation for White Box Switching

    PicOS 2.8 Introduces More Programmability for Integrators to Build SDN Solutions

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    PALO ALTO, Calif. – Oct 11, 2016 – Pica8 Inc., the one-stop source for white box networking, today announced that it has extended its leadership in SDN and OpenFlow programmability with the first white box NOS to support OpenFlow 1.5 through OVS 2.5.  Available in PicOS 2.8, OpenFlow 1.5 adds support for egress tables, user-defined ordered lists, and QoS features that enable network operators to program their switching environment to better integrate with SDN applications.

     

  • Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity provides Prisma photo art application classification to avoid network congestion

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    Leipzig, Germany, September 21st, 2016 – Lost and unclassified IP packets can cost operators millions. Ensuring a competitive edge for its customers in the mobile network infrastructure and security industry, Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity is the market’s first to announce availability of application classification of the new, popular Prisma photo art app. The deep packet inspection (DPI) engine R&S®PACE 2 from Rohde & Schwarz provides visibility of the new application.

  • QoE in times of Pokémon Go

    How to counter adhoc network congestion with analytics from Rohde & Schwarz and Astellia

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    Leipzig, Germany; Rennes, France, September 9th, 2016 – New analytics based on the solutions developed by Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity ipoque and Astellia give insight into real-time handling of the effects of record-breaking applications such as Pokémon Go on mobile networks, and provide solutions on how to prevent network congestion and improve the Quality of Experience for gamers.